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  • Nepal's only international airport reopens

    Date: 2015-03-08 08:01:43 GMT - Nepal - World - SN:13 - ID:2112325

    KATHMANDU, March 6 (MENA) – Nepal's only international airport has reopened four days after a Turkish Airlines jet skidded and blocked the single runway, FOX News reported on Sunday. Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal said Sunday the first planes ....

  • S.Korea chiefs of rival parties visit attacked US envoy

    Date: 2015-03-08 07:59:05 GMT - south korea - World - SN:11 - ID:2112321

    SEOUL, March 6 (MENA) – The leaders of rival parties in South Korea on Sunday emphasized a sustained Seoul-Washington alliance as they visited the hospitalized US envoy who is recovering from wounds he suffered last week from a knife attack, Yonhap ....

  • Canadian soldier killed in friendly-fire incident in Iraq

    Date: 2015-03-07 21:52:46 GMT - USA - World - SN:159 - ID:2111529

    WASHINGTON, March 7 (MENA) – A Canadian special forces soldier has died in Iraq, the first life lost in this country's military deployment to fight Islamic State extremists, The Globe and Mail reported on Saturday. Sergeant Andrew Joseph Doiron ....

  • Ukraine claims completing weapons pullback

    Date: 2015-03-07 21:26:30 GMT - Ukraine - World - SN:154 - ID:2111465

    KIEV, March 7 (MENA) - Ukraine's military says it is completing its pullback of heavy weapons under the terms of a peace agreement aimed at ending the war with separatist rebels that has killed more than 6,000 people, ABC News reported. An ....

  • Gunmen attack Sufi center in Kabul, at least 6 killed

    Date: 2015-03-07 20:34:51 GMT - Afghanistan - World - SN:147 - ID:2111377

    KABUL, March 7 (MENA) – Two gunmen attacked a Sufi religious center in the Afghan capital Saturday evening, killing at least six civilians and wounding five others, ABC News quoted Afghan authorities on Saturday. The Kabul police chief's office ....

  • Madison police officer fatally shoots man, sparking protests

    Date: 2015-03-07 20:29:56 GMT - USA - World - SN:145 - ID:2111309

    WASHINGTON, March 7 (MENA) - A man was shot and killed by a Madison, Wisconsin, police officer after a struggle inside an apartment, sparking demonstrations after his death, ABC News reported. The 19-year-old man, identified by his grandmother ....

  • White House locked down before Obama left

    Date: 2015-03-07 19:44:05 GMT - USA - World - SN:138 - ID:2111185

    WASHINGTON, March 7 (MENA) - A fire outside the White House prompted Secret Service agents into a lock-down shortly before President Barack Obama and the first family left for Selma, Alabama, Saturday, ABC News reported. Washington, D.C, ....

  • Two Deash leaders killed in clashes with Assad troops

    Date: 2015-03-07 19:34:48 GMT - United Kingdom - World - SN:136 - ID:2111097

    LONDON, March 7 (MENA) – Two leading members of the terrorist group of Daesh were killed in airstrikes by the Syrian army, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). Another 12 militants of Daesh were killed in clashes with Syrian ....

  • Austrian missing in Libya after attack by Daesh

    Date: 2015-03-07 19:12:58 GMT - Austria - World - SN:133 - ID:2110785

    VIENNA, March 7 (MENA) – An Austrian national went missing after an attack on a Libyan oil field by Daesh militants, said the Austrian Foreign Ministry spokesman Martin Weiss. In a statement Saturday, the foreign ministry said that a crisis ....

  • US needs to rethink Its anti-Daesh approach in Syria - Magazine

    Date: 2015-03-07 18:48:14 GMT - USA - World - SN:131 - ID:2110933

    WASHINGTON, March 7 (MENA) – The US-led air campaign against Daesh has scored some points in Syria, weakening Daesh’s oil infrastructure and revenues and keeping the group out of Kobane, Time magazine reported on Saturday. However, despite these ....

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